1 Peter 1:1-3 CSB

Greeting

1 Peter, an apostle of Jesus Christ: To the temporary residentsa of the Dispersionb in the provinces of Pontus, Galatia, Cappadocia, Asia, and Bithynia, chosen

References for 1 Peter 1:1

    • a 1:1 - Gn 23:4; Ps 39:12; Heb 11:9,13; 1 Pt 2:11
    • b 1:1 - Jms 1:1
      2 according to the foreknowledgec of God the Father and set apartd by the Spirit for obedience and [for the] sprinkling with the bloode of Jesus Christ. May grace and peace be multiplied to you.

      References for 1 Peter 1:2

        • c 1:2 - Rm 8:29
        • d 1:2 - 2 Th 2:13
        • e 1:2 - Heb 12:24

          A Living Hope

          3 Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ. According to His great mercy, He has given us a new birthf into a living hope through the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead,

          References for 1 Peter 1:3

            • f 1:3 - Jn 1:13; 1 Pt 1:23